AlixPartners strengthens European TMT practice with telecoms expert

23 November 2016

AlixPartners' European TMT practice is strengthened with the addition of Klaus Hölbling as a managing director with a focus on telecoms, digital and high-tech clients in the Munich office.

(November 23, 2016) – AlixPartners, the global advisory firm, has today announced the appointment of Klaus Hölbling as a Managing Director in its TMT team, based in the firm’s Munich office. Klaus will focus on supporting the ongoing expansion of AlixPartners’ European TMT practice, with a focus on telecoms, digital and high-tech clients in Europe.

Klaus has more than 20 years’ senior consulting experience focused on the TMT and financial services sectors. He joins AlixPartners from Strategy& (former Booz&Co.), where he has spent the last 18 years advising leadership teams of global telecoms, digital and high-tech companies on strategy, transformation and operational issues. He has also considerable experience of working alongside distressed banks on restructuring and wind-down projects.

Simon Freakley, Chief Executive Officer at AlixPartners, said: “The TMT industry in Europe is going through a significant transformation. Klaus has considerable sector expertise, built up over two decades of advising management teams and boards on how to enhance and reposition their businesses. We are delighted to welcome him to the firm.”
Notes to editors:

Klaus Hölbing’s Industry Experience

PwC Strategy& (Austria) GmbH (formerly Booz & Company), 1998-2016
Booz Allen Hamilton GmbH, 1996-1998

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